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Whether automotive, drive technology, or machine engineering solutions – with the Schuster P-Series you will have a pick-up solution that is tailored to meet your needs. As a standard double-spindle, our PD30 is available for the two-side processing.
Equipped with optionally available various processing power units, different spindle variants, and loading concepts, the P-Series can be used in numerous single-/dual-spindle soft machining up to complex hard machining including grinding operations.
Here are a few assembly examples:
P30 Vertical Lathe
P30 DSS WITH GRINDING SPINDLES
PD30 DOUBLE SPINDLE MACHINE
The P30 Vertical Lathe comes as standard with a drive spindle, a VDI40 turret, and a timed belt. It is suitable for use with components with a diameter of 250 mm (optionally available: 300 mm). Due to various loading and unloading possibilities, robot chaining, Y-axis, or drilling/deburring stations, the P30 can be individually adapted to suit the customer’s preferences.
Additional special features are the patented chip- and splash-proof loading and unloading station in the work area as well as the achievable high-precision accuracies in hard turning.
Equipped with an internal and external grinding spindle as well as a VDI 40 turret, the P30 DSS is used in hard machining applications of geared wheels up to 200 mm.
Due to the drive spindle, which can be moved across the entire X-path, the tyre-shaped, geared workpieces can be entirely processed in a single clamping operation. The extremely compact construction guarantees the fastest cycle times combined with a highly dynamic, precise process.
Version with either an internal or an external grinding spindle for components with a diameter of up to 380 mm.
Nearly as compact as a single-spindle machine, the PD30, as a double-spindle machine, is used in both the standard two-sided machining as well as in the production of high volumes for disk-shaped components with a diameter of up to 250 mm.
Due to its flexible, compact construction, the most diverse loading concept can be realised in the most confined areas. The workpiece turning unit integrated into the workroom (where it is protected) guarantees a position-accurate component transfer as well as a linear and effective component handling.
As an alternative, the PD30 is also available in the following specifications: PD30 twin:
Simultaneous machining of 2 workpieces with identical sequences, as well as simultaneous loading and unloading for workpieces with a diameter of up to 250 mm.